JPearce on SourceForge Educational Projects
SourceForge Educational Projects
The following statuses project statuses can be found in SourceForge--they are listed on a project life continuum which seems self explanatory: Planning, Pre-Alpha, Alpha, Beta, Production/Stable, Mature, and Inactive. One can easily identify the most downloaded project, but determining the "most used" would require a different metric.
Moodle is a production/stable popular Course Management System (CMS) which is used by instructors, including myself, to post and collect assignments as well as to return feedback to students. Moodle is an production/stable project written in php which was last updated one day ago. New Moodle releases are typically done every two months or so. Moodle has four project administrators and some number of volunteer committers.